California’s Best Public Golf and More

What golfer doesn’t dream about playing all the great California courses spotlighted on PGA Tour broadcasts?  Especially if you are a wino to boot!  In fact, for over a year now that is all that I have been doing…dreaming about playing somewhere else.  At this stage...

Remote Courses Worth the Trip

If you like what we put out on trip or destination ideas, you might also want to check out Links Magazine.  Links just came out with this article “10 Remote Courses That Are Worth the Trip” that we have linked you to below.  Great idea and I have been lucky enough to...

Smoking Hot Reviews for Tour Edge C721 Series – Tour Edge is here to Play

You heard it from us, but you know I am a little biased to Tour Edge Exotics but then I am not Captain Exotics Canada for nothing.  But don’t take my word for it.  Industry experts have now had a chance to test drive the C721 Series and we have some of the results. ...

Ardfin Golf Course

Bring lots of balls. Awesome!!! Guaranteed!  This video gives avid golfers goose bumps!  Ardfin Golf Course is on the island of Jura off the shores of Scotland.  It will cost you a very pretty penny if you are lucky enough to get an invite.  And maybe bring plenty of...

Another Round – March 2021

With California wine in my glass so often, It’s no surprise that California golf was on my mind! More whites than reds for a change, some bubbles, a nice late bottled vintage port and a couple of delicious odds and sods. Robert Mondavi Private Selection Chardonnay...

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WINE & SPIRITS

Another Round – March 2021

With California wine in my glass so often, It’s no surprise that California golf was on my mind! More whites than reds for a change, some bubbles, a nice late bottled vintage port and a couple of delicious odds and sods. Robert Mondavi Private Selection Chardonnay...

Another Round – February 2021

Just because we can’t physically travel doesn’t mean that our pallets can’t – Right! Over Christmas and all through the month of January did just that.  Spent some time falling in love with Spain always leading the way with inexpensive good reds, stepped into Portugal...

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Cabernet Franc in Chinon: Hard to find but easy to drink

By Jeff Thoreson The large wine store where I like to go to wander the aisles like the DIY-ers wander around the big-box home improvement centers offers just two bottles of wine from Chinon, France. Really? To me, that’s like Lowes offering just two colors of paint....

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Wine country of 2021 will be…

Elin McCoy in a recent Bloomberg piece has announced: “The wine country of 2021 will be … Portugal.”  One of my favorite places in Europe, wonderful and friendly people, and great food to go along with the wine.  May I add that the golf is outstanding too!  Southern...

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NEAT STUFF – PRODUCTS

Smoking Hot Reviews for Tour Edge C721 Series – Tour Edge is here to Play

You heard it from us, but you know I am a little biased to Tour Edge Exotics but then I am not Captain Exotics Canada for nothing.  But don’t take my word for it.  Industry experts have now had a chance to test drive the C721 Series and we have some of the results. ...

Double Eagle for Tour Edge Golf

New Metalwoods, New Irons, New Superstar Tour Edge recently announced: Bernhard Langer the #1 ranked player on the PGA Tour Champions, has joined its professional Tour staff in a multiyear agreement. ​"I'm extremely excited to be joining the Tour Edge staff, they have...

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Strolling the Fairways is an “IN” Thing for 2020

While golf has had a great run in 2020 there has been an unprecedented number of new walkers strolling fairways around the world. “We just can’t keep up with the demand for push carts or with the demand for golf products in general” said Don Haezel, President of Golf...

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TODD KEIRSTEAD – GOLF WITH ATTITUDE

Heeee’s Back…even after surviving CODE BLUE

…and doing more than ever for the GAME!!! Todd Keirstead, to know him is to love him, and with a smile as big as the Grand Canyon positive vibes just resonate from the guy! If he has yet to influence you or your game you need to read on, as there is no one more...

Golf Entertainment/ Trick Shot Shows

A sampling of what your day with Todd could be like https://youtu.be/_cdowml3mfg Todd Keirstead is one of the world's best golf entertainers in the game. Todd has been voted 'Trick Shot of the Year' on the Golf Channel and has been on CTV Sports Plays of the Year....

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Lessons with Todd

Online Golf Lessons Get out your cell phone and take a video of your golf swing. Todd will do a complete analysis and talk you through ways to improve your golf swing! Once you upload your video and answer a few simple questions about your game, Todd will: Expertly...

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Motivational Speaking

On September 5th, 2016, Todd's life took a dramatic change. While lying on an operating table, he was in need of immediate medical attention due to going into respiratory arrest. As there was no oxygenated blood pumping through his body for over 4 1/2 minutes, with no...

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TK Talks!

Stories of Inspiration both on and off the golf course. I look forward to showcasing incredible individuals who, despite the odds, are so determined to achieve their goals that they will never give up. Stories that will not only teach us life lessons but will also...

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TOUR OPERATORS

Why You Might Want to Consider a Golf Tour Operator for Your Next Golf Vacation

According to IAGTO (International Association of Golf Tour Operators) there are over 700 accredited Golf Tour Operators in 62 counties.  They are responsible for approximately 87% of golf travel sold around the world.  If you have been a do it yourselfer all along it...

Canadian Tour Operators

Merit Travel Golf Vacations Merit Travel Golf Vacations has been providing golf travel experiences for more than 25 years. Their experienced sales staff have “stayed & played” at every destination they offer and are ready to share their experiences and advice....

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USA Tour Operators

Golf Zoo Golf Zoo is one of the largest golf travel companies in the United States. A leading provider of golf vacations to more than 70 destinations in the United States, Mexico, the Caribbean and Europe. With offices across the United States, we have a larger...

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New Zealand Tour Operators

5 reasons why NZ should be on your radar in 2018: The Golf Digest rankings have 5 of the top 100 Golf courses based in New Zealand: Tara Iti (6), Cape Kidnappers (17), Kauri Cliffs (37), Jacks Point (76), Paraparaumu (77). New Zealand was voted the best Golfing...

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